Avoid and Split


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Avoid verb – To get or keep away from (as a responsibility) through cleverness or trickery.
Split and avoid are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Split" instead a verb "Avoid".
Nearby Words: avoided, avoidance, avoidable, avoiding, avoidably
Synonyms for Avoid


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Split verb – To set or force apart.
Avoid and split are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Avoid" instead a verb "Split".
Nearby Words: splice, splitting, splitter
Synonyms for Split
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Common collocations

attention avoid attention split attention
fire avoid fire split fire
people avoid people split people
effect avoid effect split effect
Other nouns: time, damage, attacks, shots.

Both words in one sentence

  • This is the basic premise of Party of Five, with the oldest of the five siblings becoming their guardian to avoid seeing them split up in foster care.
  • Film / Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation Ethan, coming around the same curve, has only a split-second to avoid hitting her.
  • Contrast with Let's Split Up, Gang, where they do it voluntarily, and Never Split The Party, where they're trying to avoid it.
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Split and Avoid. (2016). Retrieved 2020, October 19, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/avoid/split
Avoid & Split. N.p., 2016. Web. 19 Oct. 2020. <https://thesaurus.plus/related/avoid/split>.
Split or Avoid. 2016. Accessed October 19, 2020. https://thesaurus.plus/related/avoid/split.

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